Residents of Wilmington, Del. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $100K per year; other top-paying cities include New York, N.Y. ($67K) and Woodbridge, N.J. ($57K). Bessemer Trust Company workers in Delaware earn the most — about $100K annually on average.
Trust Officers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $75K per year; Help Desk Specialists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $57K annually.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $66K per year. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $69K annually on average. The largest fraction of Bessemer Trust Company people (41 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $58K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Trust and Financial Advisors, who make $95K annually. Licensed Lawyers also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of around $75K per year. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Bessemer Trust Company — these employees make the most at $59K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Business Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $98K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Bessemer Trust Company is Microsoft Exchange, with over a third considering it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Most workers have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of respondents also include dental insurance. Bessemer Trust Company folks also make good use of a company cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.